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Ch 23 Test Review

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  • Q1
    What were the three most important battles in the Pacific?
    Caroline Islands, Sandwich Islands, Papua New Guinea
    French Indochina, Malaysia, Buurma
    Midway, Coral Sea, and Iwo Jima/Okinawa
    Iwo Jima/Okinawa, Marshall Islands, Guam
  • Q2
    What were the Zoot Suit Riots?
    Prejudice and murder of young Hispanic Americans
    Italian uprising against Mussolini's incompetence
    Race wars in Chicago over segregated housing
    Marches against discrimination in hiring practices
  • Q3
    What was Operation Torch?
    An operation to the final push into mainland Japan
    Operation in Africa where the Axis powers were trapped
    An operation in France when the Germans invaded Paris
    Operation in Greece where Hitler agreed to help Mussolini
  • Q4
    What is the Maginot Line?
    The line that divided Russia from the rest of Europe
    A defensive line created by the French after WWI
    The Allies pushing into Germany at the end of WWII
    Solider forced to walk the length of the Philippines in horrible conditions
  • Q5
    Fascism, Nazism, and Communism all fall under what ideological umbrella?
  • Q6
    When did the war in Europe officially end?
    March 1946
    September 1911
    August 1945
    May 1945
  • Q7
    How was the WWII strategy different from the WWI strategy?
    WWI was only on the ground, WWII had airplanes
    WWI used bayonets, WWII used tanks
    WWI was offensive and moving, WWII was defensive and stationary
    WWI was defensive and stationary, WWII was offensive and moving
  • Q8
    What was the Japanese intent in bombing Pearl Harbor?
    To wipe out the U.S. Navy so they could conquer the Pacific and get oil
    To draw the United States into war
    They bombed it by accident
    To see how strong the U.S. defense system was
  • Q9
    How did the role of women change in WWII?
    They were allowed to work in the workforce
    They were allowed to hold political office
    Their roles didn’t change
    They were allowed to fight on the front lines
  • Q10
    Where were the atomic bombs dropped?
    Hiroshima and Nagasaki
    Marshall and Caroline Islands
    Iwo Jima and Okinawa
    Taiwan and Indochina
  • Q11
    Why is dissention important to American isolationism?
    Dissention gives Americans the power to disown their citizenship
    All of the answer choices are correct
    Dissention gives Americans the power to disagree with the government’s decisions (whether to go to war or not)
    Dissention gives Americans the power to fight with another power
  • Q12
    What is the Normandy invasion and why is it important?
    When the Allies invaded Italy; destroyed Mussolini’s reign
    When Hitler invaded Russia; signals the death of the Third Reich
    When the Allies took over Africa; signals the turning point in the war
    When the Allies invaded France; opened up a second front
  • Q13
    What is Blitzkreig?
    Jewish evacuation strategy (aka “Ghetto Liquidation”) to corral all Jewish together in a few blocks
    German military strategy (aka “Lightning War”) to rush fast and far
    A British airforce strategy (aka “Carpet Bombing”) of bombing major cities
    An American rationing strategy (aka “For the soldiers”) of growing home gardens
  • Q14
    What three cities did Germany decide to attack in Russia?
    Osmar, Nizhny Novgorod, St. Petersburg
    Leningrad, Stalingrad, and Moscow
    Karkov, Ukraine, Stalingrad
    Leningrad, Siberia, Moscow

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